Duisburg / Tiger & Turtle

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the australian: Now you can on the Tiger & Turtle - Magic Mountain - a huge sculpture shaped like a roller-coaster in the German town of Duisburg.

Instead of riding it, visitors can explore it on foot at their own pace, with spectacular views of the River Rhine. Thrill-seekers can admire the landscape from different angles although the big loop is unfortunately out of bounds for people seeking some high-jinks thrills.

Creator Ulrich Genth said: '"The roller coaster stands for acceleration and high speed of a tiger but the visitor has to explore it step by step like a turtle."

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Comments (5)

Emerson R. Zamprogno on December 12, 2011

good description

good shave view from this angle:

yooch on December 12, 2011

super ujecie

migueljv on February 5, 2012

Guauuu, fantástica. Lk

karlenik on July 4, 2012

Hallo Adam! Eine spannende Galerie. Macht Spaß, bei Dir zu stöbern ;-) karkenik

Der Belichter on January 19, 2013

Great composition, light and place. Favorite + Like!

Greetings from Germany

Der Belichter

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on December 7, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Adam Welber
    • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
    • Taken on 2011/12/07 17:21:16
    • Exposure: 4.000s
    • Focal Length: 200.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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